How to Become a Teacher in Ohio

To become a teacher in Ohio, you'll need to earn a bachelor's degree, pass the Ohio Assessments for Educators, complete a background check, apply for a license, fulfill additional requirements (if necessary), and obtain employment. Make sure to check with the Ohio Department of Education and your chosen teacher education program for specific requirements.

Teaching & Education Licenses You Can Get at ONU: 

  • Art Education
  • Engineering Education
  • Music Education
  • Language Arts Education
  • Technology Education
  • Mathematics
  • Social Studies
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Spanish
  • Biology